Thursday, November 21, 2013

Kanonkop Kadette 2011 89+ Points

Judicious blends of 57% Pinotage, 26% Cabernet Sauvignon, 14% Merlot and 3% Cabernet Franc, delicately ripe red fruits, juicy, broad, savoury and richly textured, spicy core, engaging, over delivers on price point.

Alcohol: high| 14 % abv

Origin: Stellenbosch

Notes: blueberries | black olives| peppery | earthy | smoky

Ideal drinking occasions: winter

Serve with: cured meat

Drink: now until 2017